Is there a programming language that is combination of PythonandBasic?

Scott David Daniels Scott.Daniels at Acm.Org
Sun Apr 19 20:25:25 CEST 2009

Chris Jones wrote:
> ...
> Intellectually, assembler programming is the less demanding since its
> level of abstraction does not go any further than mapping a few binary
> numbers to a small set of usually well-chosen mnemonics. 
> Unless it features a powerful macro-language that lets the apprentice
> create his own high-level patois on top of the assembler, that is.

No, I've dealt with an assembler named 'SLOE' that had an elaborate
mechanism for laying out code in memory in a way that the CPU would
be happy with.  Between that and the instruction prefect, the thing
was famously called "immune to programming."

--Scott David Daniels
Scott.Daniels at Acm.Org

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